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Why are all my drains clogged? | Sewer Line Clog

Why are all my drains clogged? | Sewer Line Clog

Multiple drains clogged at the same time If all or many of your drains are clogged it is you have a problem with your main sewer line. If you have a septic tank, the problem may be that your tank is full. You will need to contact someone to pump it. For a sewer line,...

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What to do When Your Furnace Won’t Shut Off

What to do When Your Furnace Won’t Shut Off

Don't panic; a furnace can easily be shut off. Sometimes, furnaces run too frequently, and this can be cause for concern. It may be best to shut your furnace off and assess it for repairs. If you don't know how to shut off your furnace, don't worry, we'll walk you...

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Why is my furnace clicking on and off?

Why is my furnace clicking on and off?

Furnace making clicking noises Typically this is due to a mechanical malfunction. A clicking noise is usually caused by the furnace’s spark igniter attempting to ignite the pilot light burners. A repeated clicking noise indicates a system malfunction. This problem can...

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Common Hot Water Tank Problems

Common Hot Water Tank Problems

There are many common hot water tank problems that arise for home owners. Some can be attributed to the water heater, others to the hot water tank. In this post we'll detail the most common of problems, and some general guidelines on what you can do next to solve the...

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Can I unplug my sump pump?

Can I unplug my sump pump?

Is it wise to unplug your sump pump? Not typically. Homeowners may want to consider whether it is safe to unplug their sump pump. The constant running of this type of equipment could become very inconvenient, especially if your sump pump makes considerable noise. But...

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Can a pipe burst in the summer?

Can a pipe burst in the summer?

Why and how can a pipe burst in the summer? During Calgary's hottest months, June to September, your home's plumbing is still at risk of bursts or leaks. Pipes bursting in winter is a common occurrence. Water, if let to freeze in your pipes, expands and puts pressure...

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